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synonyms for suppressing

  • abolish
  • censor
  • conceal
  • contain
  • cover up
  • crack down on
  • crush
  • curb
  • cut off
  • muzzle
  • overcome
  • overthrow
  • put an end to
  • put down
  • quash
  • quell
  • quench
  • repress
  • silence
  • snuff out
  • stamp out
  • stifle
  • subdue
  • withhold
  • annihilate
  • bottle
  • burke
  • check
  • clamp
  • conquer
  • extinguish
  • interrupt
  • muffle
  • overpower
  • shush
  • smother
  • spike
  • squash
  • stop
  • trample
  • beat down
  • bring to naught
  • hold back
  • hold down
  • hold in
  • keep in
  • keep secret
  • put kibosh on
  • put lid on
  • sit on
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antonyms for suppressing

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  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • build up
  • compliment
  • encourage
  • give in
  • help
  • let go
  • permit
  • praise
  • release
  • sanction
  • start
  • support
  • surrender
  • yield
  • light
  • open
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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How to use suppressing in a sentence

In 1916 the Easter Rising had been suppressed within a week, but in the hostile years that followed, the rebels’ goal of Irish independence gained widespread — and violently contested — support.
THE BANNED IRISH REVOLUTION FILM STARRING A REAL SOLDIERFIONA ZUBLINNOVEMBER 16, 2020OZY
If they censor, if they try to suppress any misinformation, they’re accused of bias.
PODCAST: HOW ONLINE MISINFORMATION MURDERED THE TRUTHANTHONY GREENOCTOBER 29, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
DeepCT assigns a higher weight to important terms and suppresses low importance or off-topic terms in the passage.
COULD GOOGLE PASSAGE INDEXING BE LEVERAGING BERT?DAWN ANDERSONOCTOBER 29, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
Long lines at the polls might be caused by bandwidth issues with online check-in systems, rather than deliberate efforts to suppress voters.
VOTERS SHOULD RESIST BLAMING EVERY ELECTION GLITCH ON POLITICAL INTERFERENCEAMY NORDRUMOCTOBER 29, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Withdrawal from cocaine is associated with changes in the readout of hundreds of genes involved in rewiring neural circuits and altering synaptic connections, but in the rats whose dopaminylation was prevented, these changes were suppressed.
THE EPIGENETIC SECRETS BEHIND DOPAMINE, DRUG ADDICTION AND DEPRESSIONR. DOUGLAS FIELDSOCTOBER 27, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Genetically distinct parasites did not hit at different seasons, nor did the host immune system suppress the parasite’s growth, the team found.
HOW MALARIA PARASITES HIDE FROM THE HUMAN IMMUNE SYSTEMERIN GARCIA DE JESUSOCTOBER 26, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Despite concerns this change could suppress votes, the election went smoothly, thanks to the convention center’s size and the always-low turnout for primary elections, not to mention the many citizens who had already voted by early or by mail.
A GUIDE TO IN-PERSON VOTING VS. MAIL-IN VOTINGBY CYNTHIA GORDY GIWAOCTOBER 22, 2020PROPUBLICA
It currently receives 80% of all search queries in the United States, and the DOJ says it uses the tens of billions of dollars of annual profits from search advertising to unfairly suppress its competition.
THE DOJ SAYS GOOGLE MONOPOLIZES SEARCH. HERE’S HOW.EILEEN GUOOCTOBER 20, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Throughout the pandemic, Netflix has warned that the subscriber boom wouldn’t last — and in fact, that its surge in new customers could suppress growth in the future.
NETFLIX’S PANDEMIC GROWTH SLOWS, SENDING SHARES TUMBLINGVERNE KOPYTOFFOCTOBER 20, 2020FORTUNE
This crowding is a result of past management practices that suppressed wildfires and prioritized timber harvesting.
HEALTHY FORESTS DO MORE THAN JUST PREVENT WILDFIRESBY BALES & CONKLIN/THE CONVERSATIONOCTOBER 19, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
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WORDS RELATED TO SUPPRESSING

  • cloaking
  • covering
  • going underground
  • masking
  • out of sight
  • screening
  • suppressing
  • veiling
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.